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Dr. Robert Sternszus Appointed Director of Pediatrics Residency Program

The Department of Pediatrics is pleased to inform our community that starting June 1, 2017 Dr. Robert Sternszus, Assistant Professor, will assume leadership of the Pediatric Residency Training Program as its Program Director. Though but a few years on staff, Dr. Sternszus has established himself as one of the Department's many rising and established stars in medical education. A McGill graduate and a product of the training program he now leads, Dr. Sternszus has an M.A. in Educational Psychology.

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Published on : 31 Mar 2017

Dr. Larry Lands Appointed Chair of Cystic Fibrosis Canada Research Advisory Council

Dr. Larry Lands, Professor and Division Director of Respiratory Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics, was recently awarded a grant from the US Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of $192,000 over 2 years to continue his work on rhinovirus infection in cystic fibrosis bronchial epithelial cells. For more information on Dr. Lands research please visit Meakins-Christie Laboratories. Dr. Lands was also appointed as Chair of Cystic Fibrosis Canada's Research Advisory Council in February 2017.

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Published on : 27 Mar 2017

Welcome to the New Pediatric Chief Residents!

The Department of Pediatrics is pleased to announce that Dr. Aris Hadjinicolaou and Dr. Matthew Magyar will be the new Chief Residents for the Pediatrics Residency Program, effective March 13, 2017.  They are both superb residents and leaders and we are delighted that they will be assuming this important role.

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Published on : 19 Jan 2017

Dr. Ilana Bank Appointed Lead of Pediatric Simulation Centre

Simulation education is a key way to both learn and maintain professional skills. In our continuing effort to improve patient safety and the quality of the the health care we provide, it is now an integral component of how we achieve and maintain excellence.

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Published on : 10 Jan 2017

Dr. Alexandre Barbier Appointed co-Director of Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship Program

Congratulations to Dr. Alexandre Barbier, Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics, who will be assuming the role of co-Program Director of the Perinatal-Neonatal Fellowship Program. Dr. Barbier is succeeding Dr. Louis Bartholomew, and will be working with fellow co-Program Director Dr. Julie Bartholomew from the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at the Jewish General Hospital to direct what has been a successful training program with a high level of international participation.

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Published on : 01 Dec 2016

Congrats to Dr. Erdstein, Appointed Division Director of Adolescent Medicine

Congratulations to Dr. Julius Erdstein, Assistant Professor, who has been appointed Division Director of Adolescent Medicine within the Department of Pediatrics and the MUHC for a five-year term beginning December 1st, 2016. Dr. Erdstein served as Interim Director of this Division since May 2015.

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Published on : 30 Nov 2016

Botox for newborns

Using a common cosmetic drug to treat hypersalivation at the Montreal Children's Hospital of the MUHC.

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Published on : 17 Mar 2008

It’s Spring Break!

Be active, be informed, be safe: Practical safety Tips from the Trauma Experts at the Montreal Children’s Hospital

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Published on : 27 Feb 2008

Media Invitation - Rare Day for Rare Diseases

The Portail Québécois des Maladies Génétiques Orphelines (PQMGO) pushes for more services for patients with rare diseases

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Published on : 27 Feb 2008

Subtle forms of racism and discrimination impede access to health care and the quality of health care received by visible minorities

This is one of the main conclusions of the Transcultural Health Conference organized in part by The Montreal Children’s Hospital of the MUHC

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Published on : 12 Feb 2008

Celebrating Family Literacy Day on January 28

The Montreal Children’s Hospital takes the connection between literacy and health to a new level with an innovative literacy pilot project

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Published on : 28 Jan 2008

Over-the-counter eardrops may cause hearing loss or damage

The Montreal Children’s Hospital of the MUHC recommends these products be used with extreme caution, especially if you have a hole in your inner ear

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Published on : 28 Jan 2008

The Heart of Life

Not only does it harbor love, generosity and courage, the heart is above all else a muscle essential for life.

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Published on : 17 Jan 2008

Holiday safety tips from the Montreal Children’s Hospital

How to avoid a trip to the Emergency Room.

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Published on : 19 Dec 2007

The Future of Trauma Care in Quebec

A statement from the McGill University Health Centre

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Published on : 05 Dec 2007